Fibromyalgia massage helps patients naturally deal with the pain and symptoms associated with this disease.
If you have been diagnosed with Fibromyalgia or if you know someone who has, you know the intense pain it can cause. But, specialized massage techniques are proving to greatly decrease pain and muscle tension.
Learning how to give a massage to help with the pain, might also help to lower the stress and anxiety symptoms as well.
Fibromyalgia is a severe pain in the muscles and fibrous connective tissues (tendons and ligaments). It has been associated with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, or CFS.
This Massage for Fibromyalgia DVD contains step-by-step instructions on how to massage a person with fibromyalgia, as well as informative details about the health benefits for the patient/client.
This is a clip of that DVD:
Massage is great to help loosen muscles that are chronically tight, tender and sensitive. It helps to calm nerves and release stress.
By working the 18 major pain points for Fibromyalgia, massage therapy allows the muscles and connective tissue in the body to truly relax and release some of the inflammation associated with this disease.
Read more about research and support groups at National Fibromyalgia Association http://www.fmaware.org/
With massage training, you will learn to identify the eighteen primary pain points that are typically used to diagnosis this disorder, as well as Fibromyalgia massage techniques for reducing sleep issues, pain and headaches.